Final Program

February 22 
3, 4, 5 pmTransportation from University Guest House to Breeze Rental/Brighton Resort
5:30 pm - 8:30 pmDinner Reception at Molly Green's, Brighton Ski Resort
Options at attendee's cost: night skiing, 4 - 8:30 pm or night skiing lesson at 6 pm
8, 8:15, 8:30 pmTransportation from Brighton Ski Resort to University Guest House
February 23Meetings and Dinner are held in Commander's House
Before 7:30 amContinental Breakfast at University Guest House
7:30 am - 8:20 amWelcome and Keynote Presentation
"Data Mining for Prioritizing Investigation of Suspicious Behavior" - Slides
Jianping Zhang, MITRE
8:30 am - 10:30 amSession I

"User-centric clickprints on the Web" - Slides - Catherine Yang (UC Davis), Balaji Padmanabhan (University of Pennsylvania)

"Dynamic Micro Targeting: Fitness-Based Approach to Predicting Individual Preferences" - Slides - Tianyi Jiang (New York University), and Alexander Tuzhilin (New York University)

"Learning Profiles Quickly from User Interactions" - Slides - Pelin Atahan (UT Dallas), and Sumit Sarkar (UT Dallas)

"C-TREND: A New Technique for Identifying Trends in Transactional Data" - Slides - Gediminas Adomavicius (U of Minnesota), Jesse Bockstedt (U of Minnesota)

10:30 am - 11:30 amTransportation to Breeze Ski Rental and Snowbird/Alta Resorts
11:30 am - 4:30 pmDiscussion and Snow Sports at Snowbird/Alta Resorts
4:00, 4:30, 5:00 pmTransportation from Snowbird/Alta Resorts to University Guest House
6:00 pm - 7:00 pmBuffet Dinner, Commander.s House
7:00 pm - 8:30 pmSession II

"An Information Market Based Approach for Decision Fusion" - Online Supplement - Slides - Kaushal Chari (U of South Florida), Johan Perols (U of South Florida), and Manish Agrawal (U of South Florida)

"Optimal Knowledge Refreshing Policies for the KDD Process" - Slides - Xiao Fang (University of Toledo), and Olivia R. Liu Sheng (University of Utah)

"Automating Knowledge Flows by Integrating Workflow and Knowledge Discovery Techniques" - Slides - J. Leon Zhao (University of Arizona), and Surendra Sarnikar (University of Arizona)

February 24Meetings and Dinner are held in Commander's House
Before 7:30 amContinental breakfast at the Guest House
7:30 am - 9:00 amSession III

"Network Structure & Information Advantage: Structural Determinants of Access to Novel Information and Their Performance Implications" - Sinan Aral (New York University)

"Learning from Legislation to Query Regulatory Filings" - Slides - Thomas Y. Lee (U of Pennsylvania)

"Towards Automating the Pricing Power of Product Attributes: An Analysis of Online Product Reviews" - Slides - Nikolay Archak (New York University), Panagiotis G. Ipeirotis (New York University), and Anindya Ghose (New York University)

9:00 am - 10:20 amPlenary Panel: Opportunities and Challenges in Business Intelligence for Search Auction/Marketing

Moderator: Olivia R. Liu Sheng (University of Utah) - Slides
Panelists:Bassel Ojjeh (Group VP, Strategic Data Solutions, Yahoo!)
Alexander Tuzhilin (New York University)
Yunhong Zhou (HP Labs) - Slides

10:30 am - 11:30 amTransportation to Park City Mountain and Deer Valley Resorts
11:30 am - 6:00 pmDiscussion and Snow Sports at Deer Valley/Park City Mountain Resorts
6:00 pm - 6:30 pmTransportation from Park City Mountain Resort to Deer Valley Resort
6:30 pm - 8:30 pmClosing Seafood Buffet Dinner at Deer Valley Resort
(Snow Park Lodge)
8:30 pmTransportation from Deer Valley Resort back to University Guest House